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Criminal Practice  –  Subject Matter Jurisdiction – Indictment Waiver – Attorney’s Signature (access required)

  Because the waiver of indictment was not signed by defense counsel, the trial court lacked subject matter jurisdiction to accept defendant’s guilty plea. We reverse the trial court’s denial of defendant’s motion for appropriate relief and remand with instructions to grant the MAR and to vacate the judgment. In a non-capital case in which a defendant is ...

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